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Registered Nurse Practitioner

Location:
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
Posted:
November 19, 2018

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David Silva

Registered Nurse Intensive Care Unit - Memorial Medical Center

Las Cruces, NM 88012

ac7qt1@r.postjobfree.com - 575-***-****

Increase my knowledge base as a registered nurse and apply what I have already learned in the field of healthcare to further my career as an advanced practice nurse. Willing to relocate: Anywhere

Authorized to work in the US for any employer

WORK EXPERIENCE

Registered Nurse Intensive Care Unit

Memorial Medical Center - Las Cruces, NM -

2018-03 - Present

Staff nurse in busy 40 bed adult intensive care unit Registered Nurse Intensive Care Unit

American Mobile Healthcare -

2017-06 - 2018-02

Contract staff specializing in intensive care. Currently working in a small 10 bed ICU in Deming NM Registered Nurse Intensive Care Unit

Memorial Medical Center - Las Cruces, NM -

2015-05 - 2017-05

Staff nurse in busy 40 bed adult intensive care unit Registered Nurse Outpatient Endoscopy Center

Memorial Medical Center - Las Cruces, NM -

2013-08 - 2015-05

Staff nurse in a busy outpatient endoscopy center. At this center we see an average of 35-45 patients per day. As a registered nurse my responsibilities are providing conscious sedation, constant monitoring of the patient and recovery of the patient following the procedure.

Registered Nurse Emergency Department

Memorial Medical Center - Las Cruces, NM -

2011-05 - 2013

Staff nurse in a very busy 25 bed emergency department. Provide all aspects of patient care in the emergency setting.

Emergency Department Manager

Mountain View Regional Medical Center - Las Cruces, NM - 2010-01 - 2011-04

As manager of the Emergency department, I was responsible for the daily operations of the department. These responsibilities included staffing, scheduling, departmental charges, budget, medical coding, ordering through GHX system, payroll, and training new staff on department specific clinical documentation systems. I am also a corporate trainer for ESI-5 triage system, and for Promed clinical documentation systems. In my time at Mt View I established programs such as stroke protocols, code heart program (door to balloon time matrix for PCI), and was involved in obtaining chest pain accreditation, and JACHO hand off communication project, and core measures specific for the emergency department. I managed 40 nursing and ancillary staff. Clinical Nurse Leader Emergency Department

Mountain View Regional Medical Center - Las Cruces, NM - 2005-02 - 2010-01

Worked in the ER as a Clinical Nurse Leader. I provide all aspects of nursing Care as well as oversee the training of new nurses to the department. Mt View is a 20 bed ER but is very busy temporary staff in multiple emergency rooms

American Mobile Healthcare - San Diego, CA -

2003-06 - 2005-02

San Diego, CA

Travel Nurse Position Emergency Department

Through this travel company I worked as temporary staff in multiple emergency rooms. A 300 plus bed hospital in Austin Texas, a 300 plus bed hospital in Albuquerque NM, and an Army facility in El Paso Texas.

Charge Nurse Emergency Department

Memorial Medical Center - Las Cruces, NM -

2001-08 - 2003-06

I worked in this emergency department as a staff nurse. I provided all aspects of nursing care in the emergency department and overlooked staff assignments, patient flow, and provided mentorship for less experienced staff.

Travel Nurse Position Intensive Care Unit

Professional Placement Resources -

2001-05 - 2001-08

This summer I had the unique opportunity to take a travel assignment, where I worked in the Intensive care unit at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco California. This is a 24 bed intensive care unit which works with a variety of critically ill patients. Working at California Pacific Medical Center I have had the unique opportunity to expand my knowledge by being introduced to liver and heart transplant patients as well as building on my existing critical care skills. Registered Nurse Intensive Care Unit

Providence Memorial Hospital - El Paso, TX -

2000-05 - 2001-05

This unit consists of twelve beds and receives a variety of patients. The average nurse to patient ratio is 1:2. Having a 1:2 nurse/patient ratio allowed me to work closely with my patients and involve myself in all aspects of their care. This low nurse to patient ratio also allowed me to work closely with a mentor and learn the needed skills as a critical care nurse. These skills include medication constitution and administration, invasive hemodynamic monitoring (swan- ganz, central venous pressure etc), ekg interpretation, caring for critically ill patients, and essential critical thinking skills.

United States Forest Service - Silver City, NM -

1996-05 - 1996-08

EMT-Basic

During the summer of 1996 I worked as a EMT-B for the United States Forest Service, during the fire season. My responsibilities included providing any needed medical attention to the fire fighters on the mountain. Much of the injuries included smoke inhalation, mild burns, and sprains. EDUCATION

Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

University of Texas El Paso - El Paso, TX

2016 - Present

Doctor of Nursing Practice in Family Nurse Practitioner New Mexico State University - Las Cruces, NM

2014 - 2016

Bachelor of Nursing in Nursing in Nursing

New Mexico State University - Las Cruces, NM

2007

Associate Degree in Nursing in Nursing in Nursing

Western New Mexico University - Silver City, NM

2000

Diploma in General Studies

Silver High School - Silver City, NM

1994

NURSING LICENSES

RN

Expires: 2020-08

State: NM

SKILLS

Critical Care, RN, Emergency Medicine, ICU



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